With all the wines we offer having passed an extremely tough Tasting Panel, it’s never a surprise to see them recognised by Australia’s premier critic. But it’s always nice nonetheless. Each of these featured drops has earned a minimum of 90 points from James Halliday.
Bright yet complex with tangy citrus and fresh stone fruit characters complemented by crisp acidity and controlled barrel-ferment oak.
Item Code: ITM3727
This three-way blend seamlessly comprises 50% Marsanne, 45% Viognier and 5% Roussanne. It’s textural, balanced and fresh, with honeysuckle, apricot and fleshy stone fruit complemented by subtle spice and a clean line of citrus acidity. The flavours work effortlessly in harmony to create a very satisfying drop.
Item Code: ITM4931
This classic Margaret River blend boasts typical aromas of Semillon and Sauvignon Blanc. The palate is medium to light in body and offers straightforward fruit characters with racy acidity and a dry, lengthy finish.
Item Code: ITM2897
Pale straw yellow with vibrant green hues. White peach, grapefruit and green melon aromas are followed by a supple palate of crisp citrus acidity balanced by subtle oaky notes. This is an elegant Chardonnay with layers of complexity and varietal expression, and a lengthy finish.
Item Code: ITM5195
This wine boasts grapefruit, pear and citrus characters with a pinch of spice, while well-integrated oak adds texture and complexity to the finish. A fresh, exciting and zesty Chardonnay with true varietal character.
Item Code: ITM5680
Fragrant aromas of jasmine flower, white pear and fresh lychee introduce a succulent palate bristling with minerality, stone fruit, citrus and crisp acidity. This is a refreshing wine with pure flavours and a zesty, lingering finish.
Item Code: ITM4835
This wine is made from locally-grown Marsanne grapes to create a crisp and refreshing wine packed with distinctive Marsanne flavours of lemon, peach and honey. A light- to medium-bodied wine with great acidity, minerality and structure.
Item Code: ITM1165
This wine boasts a pale straw colour with a lemon and lime bouquet. The palate shows floral and orange blossom characters with honeysuckle flavours, which are complemented by some textural complexity. Natural acidity and a pinch of spice contribute balance and lead to a clean and refreshing finish.
Item Code: ITM4780
An elegant wine that displays ripe stone fruit and almond aromas, which continue onto the palate. Clean, bright acidity provides structure and leads to a long, persistent finish.
Item Code: ITM5573
"A vibrant blend of stone fruit, red apple and spice flavour, oak a
background player but a positive one. This is very nicely done. It walks
a sure line between richness and elegance, plucking leaves from both." Halliday Wine Companion
Item Code: ITM4151
This wine was pressed into barrels with 100% solids and fermented with wild yeasts. The result is an incredibly textured wine, excellent intensity and just the right amount of funk. Pulpy lemon tang, spicy honey and zippy acidity make this a really interesting food-friendly drop with great ageing potential.
Item Code: ITM2257
Lifted aromas of lemon zest and white flower flow onto on a pure and focused palate that shows an intense medley of citrus, subtle musk and lingering acidity. Lean, elegant and austere with just enough complexity
to keep things interesting.
Item Code: ITM5417
Bright tropical fruit aromas of passionfruit and gooseberry marry with notes of snow pea and freshly cut grass. The palate is clean and crisp with juicy tropical and citrus fruits, a mineral-like texture and finely tuned acidity. A very nice wine, indeed.
Item Code: ITM4569
Xabregas is a fascinating producer that is forever exploring styles and variations. Its Artisan Riesling is packed with the all the characters that define the variety, such as lemon, lime, apple and talcum powder but it takes you on a different, more savoury, even smoky journey. It is a 'must try' for any Riesling lover.
Item Code: ITM6125
Elegant yet restrained this Chardonnay displays melon and stone fruit aromas with notes of smoky French oak. The palate has incredible texture with ripe peach flavours complemented by complex nutty undertones. Zesty acidity provides a structural backbone and results in a lovely well-balance finish.
Item Code: ITM4737
A crisp, clean wine dominated by fresh citrus, balanced acidity and intensity of fruit flavours with good length. A classic Hunter Semillon that would be great with seafood.
Item Code: ITM5720
A fine example of a modern Hunter Chardonnay. Mouth-filling and elegant the palate is richly layered with stonefruit, melon, citrus and almond flavours balanced by creamy texture from time in French oak.
Item Code: ITM5723
Oakridge is famous for its Chardonnay and this intense, vibrant and sharply focused Over the Shoulder 2016 perfectly shows off the quality of both region and winemaker.
Item Code: ITM6075
Pale straw in colour, this wine offers a mix of passionfruit, citrus and herbal aromas on the nose. The same strong passionfruit and citrus flavours are present on the palate with a cleansing acidity that creates a refreshing and flavoursome finish.
Item Code: ITM4885
Aromatically explosive and deliciously complex, this unique field blend of Riesling, Gewürztraminer and Weißer Herold is a ‘must try’ for any adventurous wine lover.
Item Code: ITM6575
Precision, texture and balance – tick, tick and tick. This fabulous Riesling floats across the palate with heady flavours of jasmine, honeysuckle and mandarine.
Item Code: ITM6576
Juicy and clean, with bright fruit ably supported by pithy acidity and a mineral character. A complex and textural example of the great Margaret River blend.
Item Code: ITM5713
Floral and delicate on the nose; rich and mouth-filling on the palate. There are confectionary aromas of Turkish delight, musk and lychee; wonderfully exotic and sweet. The palate is beautifully balanced with lush tropical fruits and a quartz-like acidity that leads to a lingering finish.
Item Code: ITM5078
Young and sophisticated, this wine boasts great intensity. There are layers of flavours; lemon and lime are complemented by notes of ripe quince and apricot on the palate. A good line of acidity holds the wine together, contributing balance, freshness and a long lasting finish.
Item Code: ITM4941
"Flavour, texture and length matched to juicy drinkability. What’s not to like? Preserved lemon, grapefruit, hints of smoked lemongrass, tropical fruit and slight candid note. It’s both seductive and sophisticated at once." Campbell Mattinson
Item Code: ITM6280